Feb. 1, 2014
SAND ISLAND, Hawaii - Western Washington University got two strong complete-game pitching performances and first baseman Alexie Levin (So., Everett) drove in four runs and scored three as the Vikings opened the season with a sweep of Brigham Young University Hawaii in a non-conference doubleheader Saturday at Sand Island Field.
Levin was 3-for-4 in the second game. She drove in three runs, two with a double in a four-run seventh inning, and scored two. In the first contest, Levin was 2-for-3, driving in a run and scoring one.
In the opener, WWU broke a scoreless tie with two runs in the top of the third inning. Levin singled in the first run and Kaleigh Keating (Sr., Salinas, CA/Notre Dame Salinas) later scored on a passed ball.
Second baseman Kali Patterson (Fr., Bonney Lake) had three hits for the Vikings in the two games.
DeRosier walked two and struck out two, while Ison, who retired the first 11 batters she faced, had four strikeouts and walked two.
WWU continues its road trip with a doubleheader against University of Hawaii-Hilo on Sunday (2p.m.).
WWU Softball Splits Doubleheader at Simon Fraser
Anna Kasner records 20th career victory with 2-0 shutout in the first game of Sunday’s doubleheader
Vikings Swept in Softball Doubleheader vs. Simon Fraser
WWU limited to one run in doubleheader falling 2-0 and 3-1 to the Clan
Softball Faces Simon Fraser in Home-and-Away Doubleheaders
Vikings host SFU Saturday at Viking Field, Travel to Burnaby on Sunday in GNAC play
Vikings Split Softball Doubleheader vs. Concordia
Vikings win the first game 3-0, comeback falls short in 4-3 loss in second game
Vikings Come Up Short in GNAC Doubleheader vs. Western Oregon
WWU falls 6-3 in the first game and edged 4-3 in the nightcap
WWU Softball Continues Homestand Hosting Oregon Schools
Vikings have won 6 of their last 8 games and are 3-1 in GNAC play
Shearyna Labasan Named GNAC Pitcher of the Week
Western junior earns second GNAC Pitcher of the Week honor of her career going 2-0 vs. NNU
Vikings Continue Hot Streak with DH Sweep of NNU
Anna Kasner and Shearyna Labasan limit NNU to 3 runs, Carlie Richards delivers walk-off in nightcap
Vikings Split Doubleheader vs. NNU to Open GNAC Play
WWU drops the first game 4-1, rebounds for 4-3 victory in nightcap
Softball Opens GNAC Play Hosting Northwest Nazarene
WWU plays home doubleheaders vs. NNU Thursday and Friday at Viking Field
Home-Opening WWU Softball Series Moved Up to Begin Thursday
WWU will host NNU for a pair of doubleheaders on Thursday and Friday with a 12 pm first pitch each day
Softball Splits Final Day of Easton Classic in Utah
WWU handles Colorado Mines 17-6, falls to Fort Lewis College 14-9
Softball Sweeps Day Two of Easton Classic
Vikings record wins over California Baptist and Colorado State-Pueblo
Vikings Drop Pair of Games in Dixie State Easton Classic
Anna Kasner records 200th career strikeout in game vs. No. 9 Dixie State
Late Comeback Not Enough in 6-5 Loss to Hawaii Hilo
Shearyna Labasan goes 4-for-4. Carlie Richards and Paityn Cyr both hit home runs in loss